Reuben Jeffery III
Reuben joined the Board in July 2009 as a non-executive Director. He has been CEO of Rockefeller & Co Inc. since 2010 and has a broad range of banking and government experience. He previously served in the US government as Under Secretary of State for Economic, Energy and Agricultural Affairs (2007 to 2009), as Chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (2005-2007); and as a special assistant to the President on the staff of the National Security Council (2004-2005). Previous to his government service, Reuben spent eighteen years at Goldman, Sachs & Co. (1983 -2001) where he was managing partner of Goldman Sachs in Paris (1997-2001) and led the firm's European Financial Institutions Group in London (1992-1997). Prior to joining Goldman Sachs, Reuben was a corporate attorney with Davis Polk & Wardwell.
Reuben is a member of the International Advisory Council of the China Securities Regulatory Commission; member of the Advisory Board of Towerbrook Capital Partners LP; and member of the Board of Directors of the Financial Services Volunteer Corps.
Reuben is a member of the Board Financial Risk Committee and the Board Conduct, Reputation and Operational Risk Committee.